My Cheap DIY Lightbox

September 12, 2007

In a fit of DIY madness this past week I embarked on quite possibly the easiest homebrew project imaginable. It all started out as a cardboard box and a few sheets of tracing paper as seen here:

diy photo lightbox components

And these simple components magically assembled themselves into a fully functioning lightbox as seen here:

diy photo lightbox finished

Much thanks to Strobist for the idea. Without even owning an off-camera flash I was able to position my lightbox in view of the sun and get one or two good pictures of My Little Cthulhu

Those pictures:

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